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Ascension Parish School Board Receives $6M More in Disaster Aid

BATON ROUGE, La. — The Ascension Parish School Board will receive nearly $6.1 million for permanent school repairs following the August 2016 floods. The recently approved funding will help with campus-wide repair efforts at St. Amant High School.

Minimizing Hurricane Risks

Hurricane season begins June 1 and we've already experienced, Alberto, the first named storm system, but it’s not too late for citizens to protect themselves and their families during severe weather. Since the mid 1800’s when the National Weather Service began officially recording hurricanes, 54 hurricanes have directly hit Louisiana.

Public Invited to Appeal or Comment on Flood Maps in Williamson County

Denton, Texas– New preliminary flood risk information and updated Flood Insurance Rate Maps (FIRM) are available for review by residents and business owners in Williamson County Officials encourage property owners to review the latest information to learn about local flood risks and potential future flood insurance requirements. Community stakeholders can identify any concerns or questions about the information provided and participate in appeal and comment periods for the maps.

FEMA grants more than $3.3 million to the City of Houston

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) awarded more than $3.3 million to the City of Houston to reimburse the city for sheltering citizens following Hurricane Harvey.

 

FEMA cấp gần 1,7 triệu USD cho Giáo hội Giám mục St. Thomas để tài trợ cho các cơ sở trường học

AUSTIN, Texas – Cơ quan Quản lý Trường hợp Khẩn cấp Liên bang (Federal Emergency Management Agency, FEMA) đã cấp gần 1,7 triệu USD cho Giáo hội Giám mục St. Thomas ở Houston để xây dựng một cơ sở trường học tạm thời và cho cơ sở thuê phòng học sau cơn bão Harvey.

 

FEMA subvenciona cerca de $1.7 millones a St. Thomas Episcopal Church para instalaciones escolares

AUSTIN, Texas – La Agencia Federal para el Manejo de Emergencias (FEMA, por sus siglas en inglés) adjudicó cerca de $1.7 million a St. Thomas Episcopal Church en Houston para construir una instalación escolar temporaria y para arrendar la propiedad luego del paso del huracán Harvey.

 

FEMA grants nearly $1.7 million to St. Thomas Episcopal Church for school facilities

AUSTIN, Texas – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has awarded nearly $1.7 million to the St. Thomas Episcopal Church in Houston to construct a temporary school facility and to lease property for the facility following Hurricane Harvey.

 

FEMA grants more than $4.4 million to the City of Friendswood

AUSTIN, Texas – The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has awarded more than $4.4 million to the City of Friendswood for debris removal following Hurricane Harvey.

 

The city removed more than 150,000 cubic yards of debris after the storm’s wind and flooding.

 

Opciones para los desplazados por Harvey a medida que se acerca la fecha límite para inscribirse como votantes

El 9 de octubre es el último día para inscribirse para las elecciones del 6 de noviembre

 

AUSTIN, Texas — El huracán Harvey obligó a decenas de miles de residentes de Texas a abandonar sus viviendas, y a más de un año después, muchos aún no han podido regresar. Pero esa situación no les impedirá votar en las elecciones del 6 de noviembre.